Welcome to the Indiana Pumpkin Growers!
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Indiana Pumpkin Growers Association
SPONSOR of our calibrated weigh-off scale: Antibus Scales and systems.
Scales, calibration and barcode gear.
Thanks so much for their support!!! Click on this text to visit their website.
Weigh-Offs to go in 2017:
Wasson Nursery: Fishers, Indiana This will be a new weigh-off for this year. Saturday, September 30th, 2017.
Check in: 9:00-11:00 am Weigh off starts 11:00 am Eastern Daylight time Load: 3:00 pm
Directions? Click here. 13279 E. 126th St. Fishers, IN 46037
Click here for PDF version with prize information
Fair Oaks Farms: Weigh-off is Saturday, October 7th, 2017. Fair Oaks is a generous sponsor of our club. Please plan on attending! Exit 220 off I-65 Directions? Click here.
Central Daylight time Check in: 7:00-9:00 am Weigh off starts at 9:00 am. Central Daylight time Load: 3:00 pm
Click here for PDF version with prize and other information Central Daylight time, Central time, Chicago time, Central Daylight time!!
Cowtoberfest at Fair Oaks Farms: click here. October 7th and 8th (Free admission to immediate family members to all attractions)
Other contests close to us:
Operation Pumpkin in Hamilton, OH on Friday, October 13th, 2017
Roberts Family Farm: September 16th, 2017. Guston, KY
2017 Indiana State Fair results 08-12-2017
How to move and inspect a large pumpkin (video from the 2017 Indiana State Fair)
Just looking for seeds??? $20 per year to join our club.
We’ll send you great seeds to get you started.
(Example of seeds received with membership)
2017 Insect and disease control program and club bulk orders
Click here: (We’ll help you keep your plants alive!)
All Time Top Ten Giant Pumpkin list
(maintained by IPGA 09/21/2017 updated)
Indiana record pumpkin – 1739 lbs Mark Goodman from Marion, IN
Indiana Top-Ten Giant Pumpkins list
Fair Oaks Weigh-off 2016
Miscellaneous pictures from past weigh-offs
All Indiana State fruit records
Comprehensive guide to growing Atlantic Giant Pumpkins
World Record Atlantic Giant pumpkin: 2,624.6 lbs
Origin of Dills Atlantic Giant pumpkins by Steve Connolly
Pumpkin seed genetics and statistics
Big Pumpkins message board: Pests, diseases and other problems
Our old website: www.ipga.us